LINGUIST List 25.5164

Thu Dec 18 2014

Jobs: Multiple Languages; Applied Linguistics: Teacher, VL247

Editor for this issue: Andrew Lamont <>

Date: 17-Dec-2014
From: VL247 <>
Subject: Multiple Languages; Applied Linguistics: Teacher, VL247
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University or Organization: VL247
Job Location: USA (Telecommute)
Job Title: Language Instructor
Job Rank: Instructor; Teacher

Specialty Areas: Applied Linguistics

Required Language(s): French (fra)
German (deu)
Hiligaynon (hil)
Japanese (jpn)
Khmer, Central (khm)
Korean (kor)
Norwegian Bokmål (nob)
Spanish (spa)
Swahili (swh)
Zulu (zul)


VL247 is hiring qualified native speakers of any language and culture to
facilitate language training to a diverse range of students. Languages include
but are not limited to:

- Zulu
- Hiligaynon
- Cambodian
- Norwegian
- French
- Spanish
- Korean
- Japanese
- German
- Swahili
- Arabic - Egyptian
- Arabic - Syrian
- Italian
- Ukrainian
- Portuguese
- Uzbek
- Serbo-Croatian
- Punjabi Pakistani
- Burmese
- Tagalog
- Flemish
- Greek
- Gujarati
- Ilocano
- Lao
- Malayalam
- Portuguese Continental
- Slovenian
- Swedish
- Albanian
- Brazilian-Portuguese
- Vietnamese
- Mongolian
- Amharic
- Hausa
- Nepalese
- Tigrinya
- Yoruba
- Chinese
- Dutch
- Korean
- Afrikaans

Classes take place online in a live, virtual school environment and candidates
are required to have computer and technical proficiency. Additional minimum
requirements include a Bachelor’s degree; native fluency in the language; and
basic English language skills. Further, it is preferred that applicants
possess knowledge and understanding of the ILR proficiency scale (Interagency
Language Roundtable). Candidates should also demonstrate knowledge of the
respective area’s history, culture, politics and economy; possess the ability
to use the latest technology; and be open to new teaching techniques. Also
desired is experience in teaching language skills to a wide range of students,
from beginners to those at a more advanced proficiency level. Candidates must
also be authorized to work within the United States in order to be considered
for a teaching position.

Instructors for VL247 be will part of a team approach that develops training
content that realistically relates to the student’s interests and needs. Not
only will the instructor’s responsibility be to foster an environment that
promotes language learning and cultural enrichment but also to demonstrate and
incorporate knowledge of the student’s interests and needs into every session.

Candidates can submit a resume to the application email address below.

Application Deadline: 17-Jun-2015 (Open until filled)

Email Address for Applications:
Contact Information

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